12 Days! As he prepares to meet with lawmakers, President Donald Trump claimed Wednesday he can work with newly empowered Democrats - even as he blamed them for the partial government shutdown that could last a "long time" over the issue of border security and his proposed wall. "Walls work," Trump said during a meeting of his Cabinet, later adding that the shutdown will last "as long as it takes" to get sufficient funding for a border barrier. That meeting came just hours before congressional leaders arrive at the White House, though it's hard to say how much negotiating will be going on as the shutdown enters its 12th day.
Say What? Senator-elect Mitt Romney trashed President Donald Trump's character in an opinion piece for The Washington Post. "With the nation so divided, resentful, and angry, presidential leadership in qualities of character is indispensable. And it is in this province where the incumbent's shortfall has been most glaring." Romney wrote in the op-ed published Tuesday night. His piece focused on how Trump has altered the United States' image abroad. Brit Hume, senior political analyst for Fox News Channel, joins the show to discuss.
RIP~ Tyler Trent, the inspirational Purdue fan who captured the nation with his resiliency, perseverance and desire to help others in the midst of his own suffering, died from cancer Tuesday night. Guy & Marie pay tribute.
Trump at War...with the Generals? President Donald Trump is at war with the generals. The latest salvo in that war came on New Year's morning -- not traditionally a time for recrimination -- in a presidential tweet that denigrated retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal. Trump tweeted, "'General' McChrystal got fired like a dog by Obama. Last assignment a total bust. Known for big, dumb mouth. Hillary lover!" This tweet followed an interview that McChrystal gave to ABC's Martha Raddatz on Sunday in which he described Trump as both immoral and dishonest. McChrystal had led Joint Special Operations Command during the Iraq War and had turned it into one of the most efficient killing machines in history. McChrystal later resigned as the commander of the Afghan War in 2010 following disparaging remarks that some officers on his staff had made to a Rolling Stone reporter about top officials working for President Barack Obama. General Jack Keane, retired 4 star general, former Vice Chief of Staff of the US Army, the chairman of the Institute for the Study of War and Fox News Senior Strategic Analyst, gives his take.
Latest on the Shutdown! Chad Pergram, Fox News Senior Producer for Capitol Hill, has the latest.
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